Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Tom Sawyer Vocab. 5

18 words

QuestionAnswer
Vagabond a person who wanders from place to place without a home or job
somber dark or dull in color or tone; gloomy
diverging separate from another route, esp. a main one, and go in a different direction
traversed travel across or through
Episode an event or a group of events occurring as part of a larger sequence
laudations praise; commendation
fatigue extreme tiredness, typically resulting from mental or physical exertion or illness
perilous full of danger or risk
Posse a body of men, typically armed, summoned by a sheriff to enforce the law
lucid expressed clearly; easy to understand
Embellishment a decorative detail or feature added to something to make it more attractive
proprietor the owner of a business or a holder of property
Prodigious remarkably or impressively great in extent, size, or degree
frescoed a painting done rapidly in watercolor on wet plaster on a wall or ceiling, so that the colors penetrate the plaster and become fixed as it dries
apathy lack of interest, enthusiasm, or concern
Remoteness (of a place) far away; distant
bewitching cast a spell on and gain control over (someone) by magic
effusive expressing feelings of gratitude, pleasure, or approval in an unrestrained or heartfelt manner
Created by: purplepeace
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards